Today’s Headlines

  • Report: City and State Funding for MTA Has Declined Since 1990 (NYT, 2nd Ave Sagas)
  • Pregnant Traffic Agent Struck and Killed in the Bronx (News, NY1, NYT, AP, Post)
  • 41,000 Americans Died in Highway Crashes Last Year (AP)
  • VMT Declined in June, Too (Gristmill)
  • Council Member David Weprin Intros Bill to Ban Texting While Driving (NYT)
  • Bloomberg Backs Challenger Running Against Martin Connor for State Sen (Daily Politics)
  • New York Needs Grocery Stores You Can Walk To, Not Costco (Planetizen)
  • Electric Bike Sales on the Rise (AP)
  • No Traffic Controls for Beijing Once Olympics Leave Town (Reuters)